This is kind of embarrassing. I wrote the following blurb about this song/particular video a couple of years ago. It wasn't about anyone in particular, but I was clearly feeling a bit melancholy about my friendships or lack thereof at the time. While I cringe at how unhappy I clearly was, I'm going to be... Continue Reading →
Shoes When I was in school, one of my teachers designated a block of time once a week to read from Shel Silverstein’s A Light in the Attic. I always looked forward to it, partially because I thought that being read to was a great luxury and partially because I was so captivated by Mister Silverstein’s... Continue Reading →
Today on Music Video Monday: “Weapon of Choice” by Fatboy Slim I can’t just watch five seconds of this video. I bet you can't, either.
Today on Music Video Monday: “Young Folks” by Peter, Bjorn, and John I love this song, and the video is the kind of thing I’d probably enjoy watching while high. Oddly enough, I have never tried watching this while high. Watch me continue this tradition.
Today on Music Video Monday: “Deceptacon” by Le Tigre The only tragedy here is that I couldn’t find a better quality version of this video.
NO. NO, YOU ARE NOT. PEOPLE NEED TO STOP ASKING QUESTIONS THAT START OUT THIS WAY. Of the 5 billion people living on this earth at any given moment, I assure you that you are not the only person who: Hates football Cares about cats Eats spaghetti with their toes Watched the latest episode of... Continue Reading →
Today on Music Video Monday: “A Whiter Shade of Pale” by Procol Harum I believe this was their second video for this track, and, though some think it is the inferior of the two videos, I beg to differ.
Whether you agree with me or not, the title sums up the truth of this situation. I admit that I know almost nothing about Ariana Grande besides her name, which I hear fairly often. I do know she's had a shitty couple of weeks, but what I want to focus on today is her current... Continue Reading →
FIRED When I was a little girl, I told my mother that I was terminating our parent-child contract and would soon be looking for a replacement mother. “You’re not my mom anymore,” I said. She was furious, but I remained steadfast in my decision. I would be looking for alternative mothers in the near future.... Continue Reading →
My partner and I are going to see these guys tomorrow. Today on Music Video Monday, "Jeremy" by none other than Pearl Jam This video was very important to me as a kid. I was also picked on - I know you're all shocked - so I got a little obsessed with it. True fact:... Continue Reading →